Cross Country

All-American wrestler headlines Woodcreek High NLIs

State wrestling champion and the first ever four-time Sac-Joaquin Section Masters champion Lauren Mason headlined the four newest commits from Woodcreek High School this week as sh ...

CIF State cross country championship preview

As a fifth-grader, Alex Beitia could be found on the track running lap after lap as she trained for her first 5K. She built up to a 10-mile average per week before joining her juni ...

Granite Bay girls cross country takes top spot in first SFL meet

Opening up Sierra Foothill League play on Wednesday, the Granite Bay girls cross country team and the Woodcreek boys team took top billing in the first league meet of the season. C ...

Young distance runners earn hardware at Junior Olympics

As many fall sports athletes in the Roseville area prepare for their seasons to begin, two young locals were busy competing in the Track and Field Junior Olympics in Jacksonville, ...

Roseville-area cross country runners cap 2014 season at the state meet

Local athletes saw their last prep contest of the fall season play out across two divisions at the California Interscholastic Federation Cross Country Championships Nov. 29 at Wood ...

State cross country: Granite Bay harriers were together from junior high to senior highs

It wasn’t an AAU travel program, an elite club squad or a Little League all-star team that brought Granite Bay High seniors Paul Zeiss, Ben Pavik, Walker Knauss and Sam Neptu ...

Roseville-area cross country teams qualify 13 runners for state meet

The Granite Bay High varsity boys sped to a runner-up finish at the Sac-Joaquin Section Cross Country Championships in Folsom Nov. 15 to qualify alongside six local individuals for ...

Roseville-area runners lead the way in D1 SJS cross country

The best Division I cross country runners in the Sac-Joaquin Section are Roseville-area athletes. Woodcreek sophomore Angela DiPentino and Granite Bay senior Paul Zeiss cruised to ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Woodcreek's Angela DiPentino (again)

The first two-time Press Tribune Athlete of the Week of 2014-15 is only a sophomore. She’s also terrific. Angela DiPentino of Woodcreek’s cross country team has won e ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Granite Bay's Paul Zeiss

The senior standout on Granite Bay High’s cross country team finished 37 seconds faster than second place to blow away the competition at the Sierra Foothill League champions ...

Roseville's Woodcreek, Granite Bay win second SFL cross country meet

None of the top-three positions in the 5,000-meter boys race at Nevada Union High belonged to Granite Bay, but the Grizzlies finished five runners in the top 11 to cruise to a one- ...

Granite Bay's Zeiss, Woodcreek's DiPentino win first SFL cross country meet

While the Pioneer Valley League’s cross country meet was postponed by poor air conditions via the King Fire, the show still went on for the Sierra Foothill League and the ...